The Hudson, From the Wilderness to the Sea. Benson J. Lossing.
The Hudson, From the Wilderness to the Sea.
The Hudson, From the Wilderness to the Sea.
The Hudson, From the Wilderness to the Sea.
The Hudson, From the Wilderness to the Sea.
The Hudson, From the Wilderness to the Sea.
The Hudson, From the Wilderness to the Sea.
The Hudson, From the Wilderness to the Sea.

The Hudson, From the Wilderness to the Sea.

New York: Virtue and Yorston, 1866. First edition. Hardcover. Vivid descriptions of the author's travels on the River ("We rowed to Garrison's"), with his sketch pad; with an extensive section on the Hudson Highlands, including West Point, the betrayal of Benedict Arnold, Cold Spring, the West Point Foundry, Constitution Island, Gouverneur Kemble, Undercliff, etc.

8vo, b&w frontis, vii, 464pp, 306 b&w engravings, all edges gilt. Full maroon morocco binding with gilt decorations, spine with five raised bands. Some rubbing at edges, red ink stamp of early owner inside front cover otherwise very good condition. Item #26494

Price: $275.00

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